Saito Miuna (斎藤美海), also simply known as Miuna (みうな), is a Japanese model, actress, columnist, and former pop singer. She was a member of the Hello! Project group Country Musume from 2003 to 2007 and the Hello! Project futsal team Gatas Brilhantes H.P. from September 2003 to July 2005 as number 4.

She is currently signed under the agency Prestige and works as a love columnist for 4MEEE.[1]

Biography[edit | edit source]

Saito Miuna, October 2014 (Amazones)

Saito Miuna, 2013

Saito Miuna, 2011

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2002-2003[edit | edit source]

In October 2002, Saito took part in the Morning Musume LOVE Audition 2002 for a chance to become a sixth generation member of Morning Musume, however she was declined in the first round.

On April 27, 2003, she was eventually added to the Hokkaido-based Hello! Project group Country Musume.

2007[edit | edit source]

She graduated from Hello! Project on January 28 at the Hello! Project 2007 Winter ~Shuuketsu! 10th Anniversary~ tour finale along with fellow Country Musume member Asami. In her graduation announcement comments she said that she looks forward to following new dreams, but would always treasure her time in Country Musume and the love the fans gave them.

2014-2017[edit | edit source]

In October 2014, Saito became the leader of a "priestess idol" group named Amazones,[2] but she withdrew from the group a month later.

As of 2015, she is signed as a model and actress under the agency Prestige.[3]

In March 2017, she began writing love columns for the site 4MEEE.[1]

Profile[edit | edit source]

  • Hobbies: Cleaning the house, going for walks
  • Special skills: Memory
  • Favorite colors: Pink, black
  • Favorite flowers: Roses
  • Favorite season: Summer
  • Favorite sayings: "Whatever you experience, it's not for naught. No matter what you may be feeling, tomorrow will always come."
  • Favorite food: Peperencino, creme brulee
  • Disliked food: Carrot, minty gum
  • Favorite song: Uwaki na Honey Pie "This song changed my life..."

Discography Featured In[edit | edit source]

Publications[edit | edit source]

Books[edit | edit source]

  • [2007.01.30] Miuna Note (みうなノート)

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • She went to Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa High School, but dropped out.
  • As a member of Gatas Brilhantes H.P., she scored a penalty that won them a title.
  • She has the same last name as former Hello Pro Kenshuusei member Saito Kana.
  • Miuna was supposed to become a soloist within Hello! Project, but was added to Country Musume instead.

See Also[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles[edit | edit source]

Honorary Titles

Preceded by
Asami

Youngest member of Country Musume
2003 – 2007

Succeeded by
Satoda Mai

Preceded by
First

Leader of Amazones
2014 – present

Succeeded by
Incumbent

References[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]

Country Musume / Country Girls
Members
Former Members Country Musume Azusa | Hiromi | Rinne | Asami | Satoda Mai | Miuna
Borrowed Members Ishikawa Rika | Konno Asami | Fujimoto Miki
Country Girls Satoda Mai (Supervisor) | Tsugunaga Momoko | Yamaki Risa | Inaba Manaka | Morito Chisaki | Shimamura Uta | Ozeki Mai | Yanagawa Nanami | Funaki Musubu
Discography
Singles
Country Musume Indies: 1. Futari no Hokkaido | 2. Yukigeshiki | 3. Hokkaido Shalala | 4. Koi ga Suteki na Kisetsu
Country Musume ni Ishikawa Rika 1. Hajimete no Happy Birthday! | 2. Koibito wa Kokoro no Ouendan | 3. Iroppoi Onna ~SEXY BABY~ | 4. BYE BYE Saigo no Yoru
Country Musume ni Konno to Fujimoto 5. Uwaki na Honey Pie | 6. Senpai ~LOVE AGAIN~ | 7. Shining Itoshiki Anata
Country Girls

Major: 1. Itooshikutte Gomen ne / Koi Dorobou | 2. Wakatteiru no ni Gomen ne / Tamerai Summer Time | 3. Boogie Woogie LOVE / Koi wa Magnet / Ranrarun ~Anata ni Muchuu~ | 4. Dou Datte Ii no / Namida no Request | 5. Good Boy Bad Girl / Peanut Butter Jelly Love
Digital: 1. Kaite wa Keshite no "I Love You"
Soundtracks: 1. Engeki Joshibu Musical "Kizetsu Suru Hodo Aishiteru!" Original Soundtrack

Collaboration Singles Country Musume ALL FOR ONE & ONE FOR ALL! | Oyaji no Kokoro ni Tomotta Chiisa na Hi ~Duet Version~
Country Girls YEAH YEAH YEAH / Akogare no Stress-free / Hana, Takenawa no Toki
Digital Songs Country Girls Konamaiki Girl | Matenai After Five / Kasa wo Sasu Senpai | One Summer Night ~Manatsu no Kesshin~ / Natsuiro no Palette
Albums Country Musume

Original: 1. Country Musume Daizenshuu ① | 2. Country Musume Daizenshuu ②
Best: 1. Country Musume Mega Best

Country Girls

Mini: 1. Seasons
Best: 1. Country Girls Daizenshuu ①
Other: 1. Tsugunaga Momoko Idol 15 Shuunen Kinen Album ♡Arigatou Otomomochi♡

Concerts & Events
Concerts Country Musume 2006
Country Girls

Spring Tours: 2017 (Concert, Live)
Summer Tours: 2015 | 2016
Fall Tours: 2015
Winter Tours: 2016
Other Concerts: Country Girls LIVE2018 ~Minazuki!~ | Country Girls Live 2019 ~Itooshikutte Gomen ne~

Events Country Girls

Anniversary Events: 2015 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019
Holiday Events: 2016 | 2018 | 2019
Bus Tours: 2015 | 2016 | 2019

Other Concerts & Events
Joint Concerts Country Musume 2002 (with Heike Michiyo and Melon Kinenbi)
Country Girls 2015 (with Kobushi Factory and Tsubaki Factory)
Hello! Project Concerts
Country Musume

Summer Tours: 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2007
Winter Tours: 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009

Country Girls

Summer Tours: 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019
Winter Tours: 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019
Hina Fes: 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019
Hallo! Fes: 2018
COUNTDOWN PARTY: 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018
Other Concerts: Berryz Koubou Matsuri | Tsugunaga Momoko Last Live ♥Arigatou Otomomochi♥

Units & Other Groups
Associated Acts Morning Musume | 7nin Matsuri | 10nin Matsuri | Happy♡7 | Odoru♡11 | Sexy 8 | 7AIR | 11WATER | ROMANS | Gatas Brilhantes H.P. | H.P. All Stars | Elegies | Ongaku Gatas | Berryz Koubou | Hello Pro Kenshuusei | ANGERME | Juice=Juice | Minis? | College Cosmos
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